Post Tagged with: "Todd Gray"

Wining & Dining Argentinean Style at the DC International Wine & Food Festival

Wining & Dining Argentinean Style at the DC International Wine & Food Festival

By Punch Pulse Correspondent Niki Clark and photos by Punch Premiere Correspondent Lindsey Clark  A long time ago, when I was young and had a ridiculous resistance to hangovers, my best good friend took me on a world wind, all expenses paid trip to Argentina, including a visit to the wine region of Mendoza. I [...]

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A Sugar & Champagne Affair Salutes Humane Heroes

A Sugar & Champagne Affair Salutes Humane Heroes

On the last eve of the year’s first month, hundreds of Washington Humane Society friends gathered at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center for the 12th Annual Sugar & Champagne Affair, once again hosted by Chef Todd Gray & Ellen Kassoff Gray (Equinox Restaurant, Muse at the Corcoran Gallery of Art & Salamander [...]

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Lucky #13: Celebrate Winter Solstice Again at Todd Gray’s Equinox

Lucky #13: Celebrate Winter Solstice Again at Todd Gray’s Equinox

This crazy weather is wreaking havoc on my appetite. One day I am craving hot soup and the next I’m sweating, parched and in need of a freezing cold smoothie. What the heck? I think the cold is here to stay … I mean, but who knows. But what we do know is that winter, [...]

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Punch Pick: Todd Gray’s Muse at the Corcoran Sunday Brunch

Punch Pick: Todd Gray’s Muse at the Corcoran Sunday Brunch

Sunday brunch in this town is a long revered past time. Also known as “Sunday Funday”, the full experience comes complete with hours upon hours of endless Bloody’s and mimosas complemented with platefuls of hearty (or healthy) food stuffs in a setting that is fit for a hungry family, a set of lovebirds (perusing FT [...]

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Equinox Restaurant’s Summer Celebration with Food & Wine’s Best New Chef Karen Nicolas

Equinox Restaurant’s Summer Celebration with Food & Wine’s Best New Chef Karen Nicolas

“Cheers to female chefs making a name in D.C.!” That was the call that was heard loud and clear when the new Executive Chef for Todd Gray’s Equinox Restaurant, Karen Nicolas, won the prestigious title of Best New Chef 2012 by Food & Wine magazine.  And yes, Washingtonians, she’s HERE, a blink away from the [...]

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Muse at the Corcoran : Preview of the 11th Annual Sugar & Champagne Affair

Muse at the Corcoran : Preview of the 11th Annual Sugar & Champagne Affair

By Punch Palate Correspondent Megan McGrath Last Thursday I stopped by Muse at the Corcoran for a preview of Chef Todd and Ellen Gray’s 11th Annual Sugar & Champagne Affair.  The upcoming event on February 1, 2012, is not only a fabulous reception featuring a wide range of talented chefs across the city, but also directly benefits the [...]

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13th Annual Washington, DC International Wine & Food Festival’s Inaugural Sommelier Showdown

13th Annual Washington, DC International Wine & Food Festival’s Inaugural Sommelier Showdown

“All’s fair”…as they say.  These liquid professionals may be buds when the neck ties are loosened after midnight and shop talk is out on the table, but for two hours on Thursday, February 9th They. Will. Throw. Down. For. A. Showdown.  Figuring there will be bottles a blazin’ at the Ronald Reagan Building & International [...]

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11th Annual Sugar & Champagne Affair to Happen February 1st

11th Annual Sugar & Champagne Affair to Happen February 1st

Got a dog? Love sugar? Then Sugar & Champagne Affair is the event for you. For the 11th year (where does the time go?) husband and wife team Chef Todd and Ellen Gray of Equinox & Watershed Restaurants and Muse at the Corcoran Gallery of Artwith Trade Center Management Associates invite you to join them [...]

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Capital Food Fight 2011

Capital Food Fight 2011

  Last Thursday night there were some fightin’ words going on. Yes, there was the annual Knock Out Abuse and its big brother fundraiser the infamous Fight Night, but for those who are more interested in food and helping the homeless via programs through DC Central Kitchen, the Capital Food Fight was the place to [...]

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Streets of Georgetown Opens

Streets of Georgetown Opens

Who knew Washington D.C. was the home of so many stylish men (quiet in the peanut gallery, please)?  When an iconic menswear designer like Joseph Abboud comes to town, they all appear out of nowhere and may I just state (and I overheard many a female saying this as well last evening) : Thank you [...]

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Chef Todd Gray’s Muse within the Corcoran Gallery of Art

Chef Todd Gray’s Muse within the Corcoran Gallery of Art

Known as the other half of a local award-winning restaurateur power couple (his wife is Ellen), Chef Todd Gray is always on the go.  Money may never sleep, but neither do chefs.  Not only is Equinox still one of my favorite spots in the city and I’ve tried and thoroughly enjoyed Watershed, the property that [...]

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Urban Farm Table Under the Stars

Urban Farm Table Under the Stars

By Punch Premiere Correspondent Lindsey Clark Usually when I prepare for a Punch assignment, I will read up on exhibit information, or details on a musician’s background or style, but for this post, I had to prep by getting up at the ungodly hour of 7am and dragging myself on a 5 mile run before [...]

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